Our Experts

Meet LDI Fellows whose expertise relates to improving care for older adults.

Susan Keim

Susan Keim, PhD, MSN, MS, CRNP

  • Director, Doctor of Nursing Practice in Executive Leadership, Penn Nursing
  • Director, Nursing & Healthcare Administration and Health Leadership, Penn Nursing

David Mandell, ScD

  • Professor, Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine
  • Professor, Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine
Dennis Culhane

Dennis Culhane, PhD

  • Dana and Andrew Stone Chair in Social Policy, School of Social Policy & Practice
  • Professor, Policy Research and Evaluation, Graduate School of Education
Norma Coe

Norma Coe, PhD

  • Associate Professor, Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine

Improving Care for Older Adults Working Group

This working group brings people together to address questions relating to access, quality, and financing of care particularly relevant to an aging society and to disseminate related research. Care includes acute care, post-acute care, home care, caregiving, long-term services and supports, nursing homes, assisted living and other residential care options, hospice, and care received at the end of life. 

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